2019 IMMAA Conference

October 4-5, 2019

Event Details


Northwestern University in Qatar will host the 2019 International Media Management Academic Association (IMMAA) conference in Doha, Qatar from October 4 to 5. To register for the conference, please visit immaa.org.

IMMAA is a global association of academics researching critical issues of media management with the goal of improving practice and understanding of media markets and institutions for the ultimate benefit of media managers and the students who will be the media managers of the future.


October 4-5, 2019


Northwestern University in Qatar
Education City, Qatar
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Conference Schedule

Travel & Accommodation

For those who have registered for the Conference, the following links will provide additional information:

JW Marriott Marquis City Center

Conference attendees are eligible for a special room rate at the JW Marriott Marquis: QAR 565 (~USD $155) per night. Includes breakfast and internet.

The rate is valid for the following nights: October 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. Reservation must be made no later than September 19 to receive the rate. Rooms are available on a first-come first-serve basis. 

Book with following link to receive the conference room rate: https://www.marriott.com/event-reservations/reservation-link.mi?id=1561556995778&key=GRP&app=resvlink


To/from hotel

Free transportation will be provided to/from the conference hotel (J.W. Mariott) and the conference site at Northwestern University in Qatar, as well as other locations that are part of the conference event schedule. Participants who are not staying at the conference hotel must provide their own transportation to the conference.

To/from airport

City taxis and Ubers are readily available at Hamad International Airport. After clearing customs at the airport, turn left and follow the signs to find the city taxi queue.

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Visas for visitors

Nationals of more than 80 countries are eligible for visa-free entry into the State of Qatar, with varying allowable lengths of stay. View visa requirements for entry.